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Pont -y- Pandy

A Grade II Listed Building in Trefriw, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1508 / 53°9'2"N

Longitude: -3.8288 / 3°49'43"W

OS Eastings: 277796

OS Northings: 363083

OS Grid: SH777630

Mapcode National: GBR 63.5DDR

Mapcode Global: WH65X.521B

Entry Name: Pont -y- Pandy

Listing Date: 13 October 1966

Last Amended: 30 May 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3221

Building Class: Transport

Location: Spanning the Afon Crafnant immediately above the Fairy Falls at the western extremity of the town.

County: Conwy

Community: Trefriw

Community: Trefriw

Built-Up Area: Trefriw

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Exterior

Late C18/early C19 single-span rubble road bridge with segmental arch; recessed voussoirs below arch ring of long narrow stones. Plain band below rubble parapet with large rough-dressed capping stones. The western (upstream) parapet terminates at the N approach in a circular pier after curving outwards slightly. The eastern parapet has been partly lost at the N approach where the present Bro Geirionedd Rd. branches off, and slopes up slightly on the S side before terminating.

Reasons for Listing

A late C18/early C19 road bridge above the Fairy Falls.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II The Old Rectory
    Located towards the SE edge of the town; occupying a commanding hillside position S of the Afon Crafnant, close to the old Trefriw woollen mills.
  • II Peniel Welsh Presbyterian Chapel
    Strikingly located in the centre of the town, set against the hillside above and to the SW of the parish church; raised up on a revetted and railed terrace with simple gates and gatepiers.
  • II Plas Coch
    On the street line in the town centre, just S of Llys Llewelyn and opposite the Trefriw Hall; set back slightly behind a low wall with simple C19 gates and iron railings.
  • II Pont Trefriw
    Road bridge in the town centre, spanning the Afon Crafnant.
  • II Llys Llewelyn
    Prominently sited in the town centre just S of the church of St. Mary; set back slightly from the road behind a low garden wall with simple spear-headed gates and railings.
  • II Bron Edda
    Located at the SE edge of the town on a hillside, backing onto the Coed y Wern; at the end of a short lane leading S from the Pont-y-Pandy.
  • II* Parish Church of St. Mary
    Prominently sited in the town centre within a raised, rubble-walled churchyard; on sloping ground, the W end set into a hill.
  • II Trefriw Hall
    Set back from the main street in the town centre, partly obscured by later housing on the street-line in front.

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